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Food Drive hopes to raise 12,000 pounds of food

Food Drive hopes to raise 12,000 pounds of food

Published September 17, 2019

The Food Bank’s Annual Food Drive collection takes place on Saturday, 21 September. Your donation enables the Food Bank to feed vulnerable families struggling to put food on the table. Learn More

Early Planning Stages for Community Services Centre with Affordable Housing for Women

Early Planning Stages for Community Services Centre with Affordable Housing for Women

Published May 22, 2018

Sunshine Coast Community Services Society has a vision to provide affordable housing and community services together in one location where people can be engaged, active and supported in a warm and welcoming environment. On May 29, we invited the public to view our ideas and share their thoughts in this early planning stage. Learn More

Request for Proposal for IT Support Services

Request for Proposal for IT Support Services

Published October 9, 2019

We are currently accepting proposals to address the progression of our Information Technology needs. SCCSS is currently experiencing a gap between provided services and what is needed to become more proactive and efficient in the delivery of our programs and management of our technology. If you are interested in receiving the Request for Proposal for IT Support Services, please contact Petra Haas via e-mail at phaas@sccss.ca

Ride the Wave of Hope Gala for mental health and wellness

Ride the Wave of Hope Gala for mental health and wellness

Published October 22, 2019

Don't miss the Ride the Wave of Hope gala for mental health and wellness for an evening of fine food, entertainment and amazing speakers. The gala is in support of Arrowhead Clubhouse and takes place November 2nd at the Sechelt Seniors’ Activity Centre. Learn More

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women - December 6th

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women - December 6th

Published November 22, 2019

Violence against women and girls remains a worldwide phenomenon. To commemorate the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women, Community Services, the Sunshine Coast Labour Council and the Canadian Labour Congress will be hosting a vigil on Friday, December 6. Learn More

SCCSS Awarded 3-Year CARF Accreditation

SCCSS Awarded 3-Year CARF Accreditation

Published February 14, 2018

For the fifth time in a row, the Sunshine Coast Community Services Society (SCCSS) has been awarded a three-year accreditation from the independent, non-profit accreditor of health and human services, Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (known as CARF International). Learn More

Move & Play Program to Connect Seniors with Coastal Families

Move & Play Program to Connect Seniors with Coastal Families

Published July 31, 2018

Sunshine Coast Community Services (SCCSS) is launching Move & Play, a new opportunity for seniors to interact and share their skills with children and parents through two SCCSS family resource programs. Learn More

BC Poverty Reduction Plan, TogetherBC, Released

BC Poverty Reduction Plan, TogetherBC, Released

Published March 21, 2019

British Columbia’s first poverty reduction strategy, entitled TogetherBC, was released this week and sets a goal to reduce overall poverty in our province by 25% and child poverty by 50% by 2024. Learn More

The Family Place Christmas Party - Wednesday, 18 December

The Family Place Christmas Party - Wednesday, 18 December

Published December 3, 2019

Parents and caregivers with children ages 0-6... join us to celebrate the holidays at our Family Christmas Party!
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